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WGUS82 KGSP 220535  
FLSGSP  
 
FLOOD ADVISORY  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG SC  
135 AM EDT MON MAY 22 2017  
 
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MECKLENBURG NC-  
135 AM EDT MON MAY 22 2017  
 
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG HAS ISSUED A  
 
* FLOOD ADVISORY FOR...  
CENTRAL MECKLENBURG COUNTY IN THE PIEDMONT OF NORTH CAROLINA...  
 
* UNTIL 430 AM EDT  
 
* AT 132 AM EDT, AUTOMATED GAUGES ON MALLARD CREEK AND BRIAR CREEK  
INDICATED THAT THE CREEKS HAD RISEN TO VERY NEAR THE TOPS OF THEIR  
BANKS. WHILE SHOWERS WILL TAPER OFF BEFORE DAWN, ADDITIONAL RUNOFF  
MAY PERMIT THE CREEKS TO LEAVE THEIR BANKS IN SOME AREAS.  
 
* NORTHERN AND EASTERN PORTIONS OF THE CITY OF CHARLOTTE WILL  
EXPERIENCE MINOR FLOODING. SPECIFICALLY, THIS INCLUDES AREAS NEAR  
REEDY CREEK PARK, THE PLAZA, HIDDEN VALLEY, UNC CHARLOTTE,  
SOUTHPARK MALL, FREEDOM PARK, AND HARRISBURG.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
BE ESPECIALLY CAUTIOUS AT NIGHT WHEN IT IS HARDER TO RECOGNIZE THE  
DANGERS OF FLOODING.  
 
HEAVY RAINFALL WILL CAUSE PONDING OF WATER IN URBAN AREAS, HIGHWAYS,  
STREETS AND UNDERPASSES, AS WELL AS OTHER POOR DRAINAGE AREAS AND LOW  
LYING SPOTS. DO NOT ATTEMPT TO TRAVEL ACROSS FLOODED ROADS. TURN  
AROUND, DONT DROWN.  
 
PLEASE REPORT FLOOD WATER FLOWING OVER ROADS OR THREATENING PROPERTY,  
OR LANDSLIDES TO THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BY CALLING TOLL FREE,  
1, 800, 2 6 7, 8 1 0 1, OR BY POSTING ON OUR FACEBOOK PAGE, OR TWEET  
IT USING HASHTAG NWSGSP. YOUR MESSAGE SHOULD DESCRIBE THE EVENT AND  
THE SPECIFIC LOCATION WHERE IT OCCURRED.  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 3514 8080 3516 8084 3537 8080 3537 8073  
3535 8069 3528 8067  
 

 
 
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